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Parasailing in Traverse City, Grand Traverse Bay, Michigan USA

Height::
800 ft/ 244 m
Ability Level::
No particular skills required
Traverse city or the “Cherry Capital of the World” is located at the south end of the Grand Traverse Bay, a 32 mi / 51 km long, 10 mi / 16 km wide and up to 620 ft / 190 m deep in spots bay of Lake Michigan. A four-season visitors’ destination that combines varied natural attractions for adventure and relaxation.

The beaches with crystal, blue, fresh water, surrounded by green forests and sugar sand, are the best place to enjoy numerous water sports activities. Among the endless choices of sports, para-sailing gives you the opportunity to fly right up to where the water meets the sky. A sport that has been popular since the ‘80s attracts people regardless their age, physical condition or previous experience and is also suitable for people of limited mobility. All you need to do is to hop on one of the custom made parasail boats and the experienced crew will take care of all the rest.

Imagine enjoying the best view of Grand Traverse city from 800 ft/244 m high with the company of your beloved ones. Schools operating on spot can offer you single, double and triple flights. Sit comfortably and enjoy the panoramic view for up to fifteen minutes. As for the adrenaline? It rises as you raise above the water.

How to Get to Destination

BY CAR FROM Cadillac, Michigan
71.78 km/ 44.6 mi, 54 mins
Follow the US-131 N 1. Head northeast on W Pine St toward N Mitchell St 2. Take the first turning left onto U.S. 131-BUS N / N Mitchell St. 3. Turning right at (n) -U.S. 131 BUS N / 34 Rd / E Boon Rd Continue to follow the 34 Rd / E Boon Rd. 4. Turn left to merge on US-131 N. 5. Turn left into the (n) M-113 W. 6. Turning right at (n) Clark Rd. 7. Carry straight to Voice Rd. 8. Turning right onto (v) Co. Rd 611 / Garfield Rd Continue to follow the Garfield Rd. 9. Turning right at (n) on the 3rd Mile Rd S. 10. Turning right at (n) M-72 E / U.S. 31-N / N on the 31st U.S. HIghway Your destination will be on your left.
BY CAR FROM Big Rapids, Michigan
138.56km/ 86.1mi, 1 hour 26 mins
Follow the US-131 N 1. Head north on U.S. 131-Business / Northland Dr. to Maple St. 2. Turning left at (n) -U.S. 131 Business / the 19th Mile Rd. 3. Turn right to enter (n) U.S. N-131 to Cadillac 57.8. 4. Turn left into the (n) M-113 W. 5. Turning right at (n) Clark Rd. 6. Carry straight to Voice Rd. 7. Turning right onto (v) Co. Rd 611 / Garfield Rd Continue to follow the Garfield Rd 4.9 mph. 8. Turning right at (n) on the 3rd Mile Rd S 5.7 mph. 9. Turning right at (n) M-72 E / U.S.-31 N / U.S. HIghway 31 N Your destination will be on your left.
BY CAR FROM Midland, Michigan
202.77 km/ 126mi, 2 hours 10 mins
Follow the US-10 W and M-115 1. Head northeast on Jerome St to W Larkin St. 2. Turn left into (v) Indian St W. 3. Proceed to Eastman Ave. 4. Merge onto US-10 W via the ramp road to Clare. 5. Take exit 162 to merge on US-10 W to 115 Michigan / Ludington / Cadillac. 6. Take exit M-115 in Cadillac. 7. Turning right at (n) M-115 W / Cadillac Dr. Continue to follow the M-115 W. 8. Turn right to enter (n) U.S. N-131. 9. Turn left into the (n) M-113 W. 10. Turning right at (n) Clark Rd. 11. Carry straight to Voice Rd. 12. Turning right onto (v) Co. Rd 611 / Garfield Rd Continue to follow the Garfield Rd. 13. Turning right at (n) 3 Mile Rd S. 14. Turning right at (n) M-72 E / U.S. 31-N / N on the 31st U.S. HIghway Your destination will be on your left.
BY AIR
Cherry Capital Airport (Domestic),
4 miles (6,4km)
BY TRAIN

There is no train station serving this spot.

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